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BC Jazz Ensemble presents contemporary works

BC Jazz Ensemble presents contemporary works

November 18, 2015

    The Bakersfield College Jazz Ensemble presented classic and contemporary works at the Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert of 2015. The co...

Athletes should stick to the field

Carl E. Littleberry Jr., Reporter

November 4, 2015

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Sports have always been a touchy topic for me; it’s something like talking to a Democrat about politics when you’re a Republican. I have my favorite teams, and my views on soccer and women’s basketball have been known to start mini-verbal wars between the nicest of people. I understand that defense wins championships in football and that you can’t win in October...

Students get faster path to law enforcement jobs

Students get faster path to law enforcement jobs

October 21, 2015

  Students at Bakersfield College who are seeking a cheaper and faster route to a career in law enforcement can take advantage of the link be...

Fundraising event honors late counselor

Fundraising event honors late counselor

October 21, 2015

  A scholarship fundraiser with live music at the Huddle in front of Bakersfield College’s Memorial Stadium was held to build a foundation...

Drake and Future’s new album is an instant hit

Giovanni Lopez, Reporter

October 7, 2015

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  What a time to be alive. It’s as if the “6 Gods” have answered our prayers. Drake and Future, the hottest rappers in the game just released another set of bangers. “What a Time to Be Alive” is the collaboration effort made by these two hip-hop superstars. The mix tape couldn’t have come at a better time, with Drake previously releasing an album back...

Mexican grill located near BC

Mexican grill located near BC

September 23, 2015

If you’re a student on a budget and looking for a place to have some good, quality Mexican food, then head over to Cinco Limones. New restaurant Cinco...

BC’s annual Alumni Barbecue celebrates 61st year Sept. 17

Felicity Tomisaka, Reporter

September 10, 2015

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Bakersfield College is celebrating its 61st annual Alumni Barbecue on Sept. 17. “This is a time to meet and greet, get together, hear from coaches, talk some football and some red & white,” says Becki Whitson, president of BC’s Alumni Association. Whitson is also “expecting a good sized crowd this year.” This year the barbecue will be held in BC’s cafeteria....

Virtual Reality The experience: replacing your world in a second

Virtual Reality The experience: replacing your world in a second

March 19, 2015

Everything is black. There is little noise, except for the communication going on between the man in the room and myself. As the view in front of me brightens,...

Author speaks on species’ communication

Author speaks on species’ communication

Mason J. Rockfellow, Reporter

March 5, 2015

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Anne Benvenuti visited Bakersfield College’s Norman Levan Center for the Humanities on Feb. 24 to talk about how she believes that human communication...

When you can’t pay for comfort

February 24, 2015

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When I moved out, I realized in order to live on my own, you could almost never be home. You had to go to school from morning to evening, go to work from evening till late night and when you sprinkle in homework, laundry mats, clubs at school and extra hours at work you have yourself a big no-fun-time pie. On top of that, I was having a hard time even paying my rent. I went...

Transportation available to thrill seekers at China Peak Ski Resort

Marcus Castro, Reporter

February 4, 2015

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This ski season, China Peak Mountain Resort is offering transportation to the resort from Bakersfield by charter bus for the first time. The bus offers an alternative way of transportation where the riders can relax and not worry about the stresses of driving. China Peak is located about 65 miles northeast of Fresno. It is also considered safe in the sense that people...

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